It's never too early to start your college search!

We want to help you “suit up” for your Senior year. This webinar series, led by our admission counselor experts, is designed for you to feel confident going into your college search and make sure you’re putting your best self forward in the application and scholarship process.

Take a look at the topics below – pick the ones that most interest you and save the dates – we look forward to you joining!

FYI: We are using Zoom Webinar – no Zoom account, microphone or camera is needed, but you will be able to ask live questions in the Q&A section. Just plan to access the webinar from a device of some kind (phone, laptop, chrome book, etc).

Running Start to 4-years 101: A University's Perspective

Thursday, August 13, 3:00-4:00pm PST

This webinar will talk about Running Start from the vantage point of a 4-year college or university. Most students who choose Running Start primarily take classes recommended by their high school to graduate or their community college to get an Associate’s Degree, and both are great ways to plan! We’re going to add a layer, however: how do you also make sure you’re setting yourself up for success at a 4-year college as an incoming Running Start student? If you’re still trying to decide if Running Start is the best fit for you, we’ll also discuss how you can make that decision.

The College Search Process 101: Where do I start?

Thursday, September 3, 3:00-4:00pm PST & 7:00-8:00pm PST

This webinar will cover things like how to choose a college, the difference between private and public universities, community colleges and technical colleges, what questions you should be asking to narrow down your search and how to finally decide where to apply. This process can be overwhelming, but at the end of this webinar you’ll know where to start!

College Applications 101: How to Land in the 'Yes' Pile

Thursday, September 10, 3:00-4:00pm PST & 7:00-8:00 PST

This webinar will cover everything related to the application to a 4-year university or college, and how it is viewed through the eyes of a college admission professional. We’ll talk about things you can do to stand out from the crowd! What classes should you be taking in high school? What experiences are important? Will a bad grade in one class ruin the chances of getting into your dream college?

Aplicaciones del Colegio 101: Como llegar en el montón ‘Si’

Jueves, 17 de Septiembre a las 3:00-4:00pm PST y 7:00-8:00 PST (En Español)

Esta sesión virtual cubrirá todo relacionada con la aplicación del colegio de 4 años y como se ve por los ojos de un asesor de admisión de un colegio. ¿Qué cursos deberías estar tomar en la preparatoria? ¿Qué experiencias son importantes para incluir en la aplicación? ¿Mi nota mala en una clase va a arruinar mi chance de entrar el colegio de mis sueños? ¿Como relleno la aplicación común? ¡Vamos a cubrir todas estas preguntas y más en este seminario web!

College Essay 101: Tips & Tricks

Thursday, September 24, 3:00-4:00pm PST & 7:00-8:00pm PST

This webinar will dive deeper into the college admission essay. We’ll cover how to pick a topic, sound authentic and engage a reader, while at the same time staying within the word count! Sometimes the hardest part is just getting started, but at the end of this webinar you’ll leave with some ideas you can start drafting at home.